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scan

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noun
verb
1 verb look carefully at TRANSITIVEbreathnaigh verb  c m uto scan the horizon bun na spéire a bhreathnúshe scanned the crowd d'amharc sí thart ar an sluathe pilot scanned the sea closely for the boat bhreathnaigh an píolóta an fharraige go grinn agus é ar lorg an bháid 2 verb read quickly TRANSITIVEspléachadh a thabhairt arsracfhéachaint a thabhairt arshe scanned the papers thug sí súil sciobtha ar na nuachtáinhe scanned through the list of words thug sé spléachadh síos tríd an liosta focal, d'amharc sé síos tríd an liosta focal go gasta
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3 verb of passing beam of light, etc over
TRANSITIVEscan verb  c m ua laser scanned the disc scan léasar an diosca
INTRANSITIVEscan verb  c m u
4 verb pass beam of light etc over TRANSITIVEto scan a beam over sth léas a chaitheamh thar rud, léas a scaladh thar rud 5 verb COMP check for presence of
TRANSITIVEscan verb  c m uthe anti-virus scans all files scanann an bogearra frithvíreas na comhaid ar fad
INTRANSITIVEscan verb  c m u
6 verb COMP copy and store document, etc
TRANSITIVEscan verb  c m uto scan a page leathanach a scanadhshe scanned it in scan sí isteach é
INTRANSITIVEscan verb  c m uit's not scanning níl sé ag scanadh
7 verb use equipment to read info, etc TRANSITIVEscan verb  c m uhe scanned the barcode scan sé an barrachód, scanáil sé an barrachód 8 verb MED examine body, embryo TRANSITIVEscan verb  c m uthey scanned his liver rinne siad scanadh ar a aehe scanned the baby rinne sé scanadh ar an leanbh 9 verb LIT of poetry INTRANSITIVEthis line doesn't scan níl an mheadaracht cruinn sa líne seo
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10 noun quick look, readspléachadh masc1  c m usracfhéachaint fem  c m uhe did a quick scan of the room thug sé sracfhéachaint timpeall an tseomra, thug sé súil ghasta thart ar an seomra 11 noun COMP copyscanadh masc  c m uit's a scan of an album cover scanadh de chlúdach albaim atá ann 12 noun MED test/image produced by testscanadh masc  c m u he had a scan (also he underwent a scan) rinneadh scanadh airthey did a brain scan rinne siad scanadh ar an inchinnshe had a scan at eight weeks rinneadh scanadh uirthi i ndiaidh ocht seachtaine
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